Sze-Fung Lee and Benjamin C M Fung for The Conversation
Disinformation has been used in warfare and military strategy over time. But it is undeniably being intensified by the use of smart technologies and social media.
This is because these communication technologies provide a relatively low-cost, low-barrier way to disseminate information basically anywhere.
The million-dollar question then is: Can this technologically produced problem of scale and reach also be solved using technology?